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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 5:56:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 93%

Previous phaseFull MoonTuesday, April 15, 2014 at 7:44 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterTuesday, April 22, 2014 at 7:53 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 17:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 08' South, Longitude: 121° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.08 meters/second, 1537.5 km/hour, 955.4 miles/hour or 830.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"15.92 miWest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 miSouth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 26' 53.1"955.09 miWest0° 04' 50.9"5.56 miSouth954.89 mi
24 hours13° 27' 05.2"889.23 miEast1° 26' 49.7"99.52 miSouth891.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BroomeFri 1:56 AM129 km80 miles69 nmSoutheast SE
KupangFri 1:56 AM807 km502 miles436 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EndeFri 1:56 AM918 km570 miles495 nmNorth N
SuaiFri 2:56 AM961 km597 miles519 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RabaFri 1:56 AM1001 km622 miles541 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SameFri 2:56 AM1011 km628 miles546 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DiliFri 2:56 AM1052 km654 miles568 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DarwinFri 3:26 AM1141 km709 miles616 nmEast-northeast ENE
DenpasarFri 1:56 AM1152 km716 miles622 nmNorthwest NW
MakassarFri 1:56 AM1344 km835 miles726 nmNorth N

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